General cat books for sale


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  • Alderton, David: Cats
    Alderton, David: Cats
    £5.00

    1992. Softback, slightly bumped top edge, but otherwise good condition.

  • Broadwood, Tschudi: Catwise and Kittenish
    Broadwood, Tschudi: Catwise and Kittenish
    £6.00

    1st/1959. Good condition, no dustjacket.

  • Burger, Carl: All about Cats
    Burger, Carl: All about Cats
    £10.00

    1st/1966. Good condition, issued without dustjacket.

  • Crew, Frank: Devoted to Cats
    Crew, Frank: Devoted to Cats
    £6.00

    1st/1954. Dj creased but mostly intact; book and binding vg.

  • Eustace, May and Towe, Elizabeth: Fifty Years of Pedigree Cats
    Eustace, May and Towe, Elizabeth: Fifty Years of Pedigree Cats
    £20.00

    1st/1967. dj a bit cracked and chipped, but otherwise intact, book vg.

  • Fairchild, L H and Helen: Cats and All about them
    Fairchild, L H and Helen: Cats and All about them
    £10.00

    2nd/1947. Book vg, dustcover chipped.

  • Harman, Ian: Cats for Pets and Show
    Harman, Ian: Cats for Pets and Show
    £8.00

    1st/1948. dustjacket damaged (see picture); interior good though a little browned by age (rather acid paper); protective wrapper.

  • Henderson, G N and Mead, N St C: Cats: an intelligent owners’ guide
    Henderson, G N and Mead, N St C: Cats: an intelligent owners’ guide
    £7.00

    1st/1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

  • Pocock, Robine: The Burmese Cat
    Pocock, Robine: The Burmese Cat
    £14.00

    1991. Paperback, very good condition.

  • Pond, Grace: The Observer’s Book of Cats (3rd/1961)
    Pond, Grace: The Observer’s Book of Cats (3rd/1961)
    £5.00

    3rd/1961. DJ a bit grubby (but not bad considering its age) and has some small tears, the worst visible in the illustration. The hard binding is immaculate; very bright and clean. Interior and stitching tight and vg.

  • Pond, Grace ed.: The Complete Cat Encyclopedia
    Pond, Grace ed.: The Complete Cat Encyclopedia
    £7.50

    1st/1972. vg, some ageing to pages (browning), lots of newspaper cuttings interleaved.

  • Pond, Grace and Raleigh, Ivor eds: A standard guide to Cat Breeds
    Pond, Grace and Raleigh, Ivor eds: A standard guide to Cat Breeds
    £7.00

    2nd/1982 (orig 1979). Paperback, good condition, SIGNED by Raleigh

  • Simmons, Eleanor Booth: Cats
    Simmons, Eleanor Booth: Cats
    £15.00

    1st/1935. spine faded, but otherwise vg.

  • Suehsdorf, Adie, photos by Walter Chandoha: The Complete book of Cats
    Suehsdorf, Adie, photos by Walter Chandoha: The Complete book of Cats
    £7.00

    1st/1956. Good copy, dustjacket slightly chipped on top edge. Wrapped in plastic cover (mark at top of picture shows paper stuck on the surface of the plastic)

  • Taylor, David: The Ultimate Cat
    Taylor, David: The Ultimate Cat
    £16.50

    4th/1990. vg, dustjacket vg though slightly shelfsoiled at bottom edge

  • Verhoef-Verhallen, Esther J J: Encyclopaedia of Cats
    Verhoef-Verhallen, Esther J J: Encyclopaedia of Cats
    £6.50

    2nd/1998. As new. dustjacket pristine.

  • Vousden, Linda: Tonkinese Cats
    Vousden, Linda: Tonkinese Cats
    £12.00

    1st/1998. As new, but some ink annotations to 2 pages.

  • Wright, Michael and Walters, Sally, eds: The Book of The Cat
    Wright, Michael and Walters, Sally, eds: The Book of The Cat
    £8.00

    1st/1980. softback, vg condition.